After an era where it was cool to be stingy, more and more Germans are discovering the joy of giving. Psychologist say altruism is the 'formula for happiness' and researchers are already calling it the latest trend.
Several films at this year's Berlinale tell of existential crises, immigration and the dark side of globalization - serious issues indeed. But there is also some cinematic joy to be had amidst the gloom.
In 1914, war broke out in Europe. Many children recorded their feelings, fears and joys in their diaries, letters and pictures. A hundred years later, our documentary “Small Hands in a Big War” brings them back to life.
It has been a year since Russia annexed Crimea. Now, Moscow is transforming the Black Sea peninsula into a military fortress. The biggest losers in this new situation are the Tatars.
Bayer Leverkusen made heavy weather of a seemingly routine job at Paderborn, leaving it until the 73rd minute to score. Roger Schmidt's side are now back in fourth position on the Bundesliga table.